From: "anil" <n.selvakumar@...
> Hi All,
> $textmatter='sdfjsd fjgj "fig1" jfbj "fig1" fg hjhg "tab1"
> djhdj "tab2" asdjfj "tab1"';
> print "@array";
> OUTPUT: fig1 fig1 tab1 tab2 tab1
> REQUIRED OUTPUT: fig1 tab1 tab2
> I need the first occurance of fig or tab details in the statment. How
> can i do this. Please suggest.
You can't do that in the regexp. (Well ... you can, if you are very
very cheaky. Unless the strings are really huge and contain lots of
repeats I'd rather not go there.)
You have to filter it later.
perldoc -q duplicate
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